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IFA launches consensus statement Uniting Diverse Groups to Improve Adult Influenza Vaccination in Canada

The International Federation on Ageing (IFA) together with Canadian patient and advocacy organizations represented at a recent expert meeting today release a consensus statement toward raising the awareness and importance of adult influenza vaccination. Improving influenza vaccination uptake rates in at-risk population groups such as older people and those with chronic diseases are crucial, considering the increased risk of morbidity, mortality and prolonged recovery from influenza due to underlying frailty.

For more information: Uniting Diverse Groups to Improve Adult Influenza Vaccination in Canada / Press release / Media Toolkit